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Name: WAVES/SOUND Modeling Workshop at ASU
School/Institution: Arizona State University
Department/Unit: Physics
City: Tempe
State: AZ
Opportunity Type: Modeling Workshop
Teacher Status: Preservice
Teacher Level: High School
Description: Open to teachers worldwide.
Peer leader: Michael Crofton, of Minneapolis, Minnesota

For questions, please e-mail Jane Jackson:

Click here to learn more about the Modeling Instruction Program or visit to find information on this workshop and to view possible strategies on how to gain funding to attend.  Click here to learn more about the American Modeling Teachers Association and other Modeling Workshops nationwide.
Start Date: 06/11/2018
End Date: 06/29/2018
Duration: 3 weeks (MTWThF)
Application Deadline: 05/28/2018
Opportunity Website:
Application Link:
Sponsor Link:

Benefits and Requirements

Cost: In Feb., ASU determines graduate tuition. In 2017 it was $1911 for the course.
Benefits: Professional Development/CEU
College Transcript Credit
Benefit Explanation: 3 graduate credits optional.

ASU charges a late fee of $50 for applications that are not paid by May 13 or so, and another late fee of $50 for course registrations after June 3.

Arizona teachers can apply for partial tuition scholarships. Contact Jane Jackson for details.

Non-credit: $400 registration, need NOT apply to ASU. Priority to leaders.

On-campus housing (private room, shared or private bath in dorm): estimated $32/day. Contact  We have submitted a grant proposal to pay for housing, travel, etc. for prospective leaders nationwide.
Other Prerequisites: A Modeling Workshop of at least 2 weeks duration in mechanics, chemistry, or physical science.

Professional Development Opportunity Contact Information

Contact: Jane Jackson
Department of Physics, Arizona State University
Box 871504
Tempe, AZ 85287-1504
Phone: 480-965-8438